Disasters and emergencies
Get ready Sunshine Coast! Find out how to prepare for a disaster or emergency.
Council supports Get Ready Queensland, a Queensland Government initiative offering preparedness advice for severe weather events in several languages. Visit council's Disaster Hub website.
Like all regions across Australia, there is the risk of a disaster or emergency happening on the Sunshine Coast. If you are fit and healthy, it is your responsibility to be prepared.
What to do During a Disaster or Emergency
When disaster strikes you need to follow the advice of authorities on staying put or evacuating and follow your emergency plan.
What to do after a disaster or emergency
Knowing what to do after a disaster is an important part of the recovery process. You may also want to help others by volunteering or making donations.
Current disaster recovery activities
Find out about current recovery activities being conducted by council.
Disaster Risks: Sunshine Coast
Find information on the disaster risks across the region: Severe weather and related flooding, bushfires, hazardous material accidents, pandemics and other risks.
Council's Roles and Plans
View local disaster management plans and procedures, and find details about council's roles and responsibilities in relation to disaster management.
Below is additional information on emergency contacts.